Welcome to the next edition of The Bumper Monitor. As our newsletters are quite lengthy we are trying something different with this edition. Instead of downloading the whole newsletter you can now click on each item heading which is a link to that item only. You can read the item you want to at the […]
EA Newsletter Number 2.
This is the first issue in our special Enterprise Bargaining Negotiations 2017 newsletters. These newsletters deal exclusively with the progress of negotiations for a new Enterprise Agreement to replace the current 2013-2017 Agreement due to expire on 22nd May 2017. Read the first issue here.
In this edition: FROM THE SECRETARY 2017 is going to be a busy and challenging year for us all. There is “Strength In Unity” and it will be important for us all and to our success that we maintain our Unity and discipline throughout this year ………………………… F3 Foam Can F3 agents take the […]
Members would be aware that following the resignation of SE Qld BCOM Delegate Karl McDonald it is necessary to conduct an election to fill this casual vacancy. The AEC have provided information for the conduct of the election and the following are the links to the information you will need for the election. Note that […]
THE UFUA AVIATION BRANCH NEWSLETTER In this edition: FROM THE SECRETARY ufu lessons learned number 4 SAY AND DO [NEW SECTION IN OUR NEWSLETTER] Core Temperature the benchmark for Managing Heat Stress on the Fire Ground SUBSCRIPTIONS INCREASE FROM 16TH DECEMBER 2016. Salary sacrificing super EA Survey […]
In this edition: FROM THE SECRETARY Your Union has been invited to make a submission to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee and will be doing so. The Committee is interested in hearing about ufu lessons learned number 3 Category 9 aircraft in Australia may be covered by 2+6 crewing […]
In this edition: FROM THE Secretary UFU: Firefighter Contamination Report There has been a lot of concern by our UFU members over the possible health effects from their exposure to harmful chemicals for over 30 years ……………….. the UFU ARFFS Contamination Report WHAT IS A TASK RESOURCE ANALYSIS [TRA] AND WHY IS IT […]
THE UFUA AVIATION BRANCH NEWSLETTER In this edition: ADDING PERSONAL TRAVEL TO BUSINESS TRAVEL The current EA provides at clause 4.9.1 (a) that: “Domestic air travel will be economy class within Australia where the difference between published departure and arrival time is no greater than three (3) hours and business class …………………….. LESSONS LEARNED […]
In this issue: EA2017 Communications ARFF Health and Safety Committee PFCs—chemicals of concern Divisional Consultative Committee (DCC) Linked to in the newsletter, Summary of the DCC Meeting.